'Harry & Meghan: Escaping the Palace': Release date, plot, cast and all you need to know about Lifetime's Megxit movie

This movie is a sequel to previous biopics, 'Harry & Meghan: A Royal Romance' and 'Harry & Meghan: Becoming Royal'


                            'Harry & Meghan: Escaping the Palace': Release date, plot, cast and all you need to know about Lifetime's Megxit movie
(Getty Images)

We're getting the Megxit movie! The Lifetime network announced it's the third film of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. This movie follows 'Harry & Meghan: A Royal Romance' and 'Harry & Meghan: Becoming Royal' and is titled 'Harry & Meghan: Escaping the Palace" as of now. The first movie was announced about two months after Harry and Meghan had made their engagement public in January 2019 and aired in May just five days before the royal wedding. Now, we get a fictional glimpse of how the royal duo decided to step down as royals. Here is all we know about the upcoming Lifetime movie. 

Release date

No release date has been announced as of yet. Stay tuned for updates

Plot

It was reported that the movie would contain "the couple’s controversial conscious uncoupling from the crown, after the birth of their son, Archie. The movie details the struggles of the new parents and unique challenges of being part of the royal family, which ultimately led Harry and Meghan to give up their royal ties to forge a new life on their own terms.”

Cast

It's not confirmed who will take the titular role of Meghan and Harry. Stay tuned for updates. Parisa Fitz-Henley and Murray Fraser played Meghan and Harry, respectively, in the first biopic, which showcased the duo's relationship from their first date in 2016 to their engagement in November 2017. The second movie chronicled a fictional account of events leading to the Royal Wedding in May 2018 along with their first few weeks as a married couple. In the second movie, Tiffany Smith played the Duchess of Sussex and  Charlie Field played the role of Duke of Sussex in the second film.

Creators

Information about the movie's production has not been announced as of yet. Stay tuned for updates.

Trailer

The trailer is yet to be released. Stay tuned for updates.

Where to watch

You can catch the movie premiere on Lifetime.

If you like this, you'll love these

'Harry & Meghan: A Royal Romance' 

'Harry & Meghan: Becoming Royal'

'Harry & Meghan: A Modern Royal Romance'

'Harry & Meghan: Two Became Three'

'Harry and Meghan: A Windsor Wedding'

If you have an entertainment scoop or a story for us, please reach out to us on (323) 421-7515